Oct 7 2015

Photographer Steve Brooks is showing his Alaskan photography during the month of October. 
West Coast Swing, hustle and country western 2-step lessons, beginning and intermediate levels.
Short Attention Span Theatre rides again...
The film "Paper Tigers" follows the lives of six students in Walla Walla, Wash., as they attend an alternative high school that has begun to look at how chronic stressful events such as child abuse, neglect and household dysfunction (called adverse childhood experiences, or ACEs) can impact youth and how promoting resilience can help.
How do we assess in the era of standardized testing?
The forum on Alaska's fiscal future, presented by the League of Women Voters of the Tanana Valley continues on Wednesday through October 7 at Noel Wien Library.   
Create a new logo for the ACO and win $150.
“Sleep and Stress” workshop will be lead by holistic health coach Gabriella Parenzan.
Pray for your community.  Come to our mid-week meeting, which offers a spiritual response to issues facing our community. 
Starting from ancient times, learn about the history of planetary discovery, especially that of Pluto, and how it has led to an amazing mission to explore the Kuiper Belt. Explore the New Horizons spacecraft, its mission to dwarf planet Pluto, and how the scientific method applies to our understanding of the Solar System.
This exhibition offers a unique opportunity to view some of the newest additions to the Anchorage Museum’s extensive collection.
The FBI will be doing a presentation on healthcare fraud.
Printmaker Bryce Nicolasa Fredrick presents her first solo exhibition.
TWS is a place to write and share with peers and occasionally hear from a professional.    
Alaska leads the nation with the highest rate of senior population growth, yet current housing stock lacks the adaptations that allow older Alaskans and the disabled to stay in their homes as long as possible. This discussion will focus on ways to modify homes cost effectively.
Rocket stoves are the most efficient and clean biomass-burning option available. Come learn how to build a rocket stove in this hands-on class.
Art Kids draw, paint and sculpt creative art projects that investigate new media and techniques.
Preschoolers and toddlers get creative, experiment and play with a variety of hands-on activities and demonstrations.
Meet the Anchorage Museum’s reptiles and marine animals, explore the hidden layers in candy and learn how to create a static charge.
"Drawn from Nature" features field sketches from the edge of the Wrangell St. Elias National Park and Preserve by naturalist and science illustrator Kristin Link.
Sculptures by father and son creative team Joe and Jessie Hamilton of Rocket Joe Films will be featured.
This is a flowing physical yet gentle form of Yoga that is perfect for beginners or those who want an easy going yoga class with the benefits of Hatha (physical) Yoga, movement, deep stretches and relaxation.
This 8 week program starts September 21-November 14 and consists of 3 classes per week, coaching, nutrition, accountability and online support.
Music Together is a nine weekly, 45-minute classes include songs, rhythmic rhymes, movement, and instrument play. Great fun for all ages.
Keynote speaker Kevin Anselm will discuss the future of inter-state equity based crowdfunding in Alaska and securities law, and a panel of local crowdfunders will discuss the elements of running a successful campaign and the unexpected roadblocks that may arise.
The Camera Club at UAA presents creative interpretations as expressed in varying forms of media, all within the realm of photographical arts.
Join Mr. Clay for stories, movement and songs.
Are you overpowered by sugar cravings? Do you experience discomfort after eating? Are you tired even after a full night of sleep?
Weekly Cribbage tournaments. Nine games. Players needed.
Join composer, music instructor and opera lover, Kathleen Bielawski for informal and lively meetings to discuss the upcoming operas to be presented by the Metropolitan Opera "Live In HD" series, broadcast live and in Encore presentations at the Century and Tikhatnu movie theaters.
Teen Writing Society is a place to write and share with peers and occasionally hear from a professional.
Pre-school children will be introduced to the God of the Bible through storytelling, music, art, drama and movement.
Discover the Gospel of John. Women of all faiths, or no faith, are welcome
Register now for the 48th annual Bonny Sosa Tuesday Night Race Series.
Reduce stress and tension through movement
Join Adison every Tuesday and Thursday on the sundeck for 45 minutes of Zumba and 45 minutes of strength training.
Artist Liz Ellis exaggerates her experiences of her daily life through unconventional materials and perspectives. Her September exhibit at APU will be lively with powerful sculptural paintings.
Ted Kincaid's Holy Beasts child-like drawings raises Alaska's wildlife on a pedestals of honor and importance for their role in our natural and social environment.
Pre-season conditioning for the upcoming Nordic ski season.
This open-source international exhibit showcases the incredible variety of light-based science being researched today across the electromagnetic spectrum, across scientific disciplines, and across technological platforms.
Learn Israeli, American and other folk dances. No experience or partners required.
Join our docent Wed-Sunday at 1:30, for a 3/4 mile walk around the Rodak Loop to learn about the history, flora, and fauna of the Eagle Rive Valley
Archival photographs, art, artifacts and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage and throughout the state, including how late 19th century icebound whalers spread ashes on sea ice to form baseball diamonds.
Economic developers from around the world will gather to discuss the most important issues in economic development today.
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
Our goal is to assist and encourage each member to develop speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere.
Everyone is welcome -- Bring your voice, your instruments, your songs, or just sit back and enjoy the show.
Toastmasters empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.
Join us every Wednesday as Hard Rock Cafe showcases a local artist.